Chili Basil Scallops

February 20, 2012

  Succulent scallops stir-fried with garlic, red chilies, and fresh basil — this is what we had for our Valentine’s Day dinner last week! While I enjoy ordering scallops at restaurants, I’ve always been scared to make them at home.  There’s that fine line between cooked and “ruined,” and knowing my luck I would probably […]

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All Stirred Up

June 22, 2010

I hope I didn’t scare you guys off with all that food I ate yesterday! Not going to feel bad about it, I know everyone has those bottom-less pit days! Enough about yesterday, on to today! Oh yes, the breakfast sandwich again. It’s just such a reliable breakfast for me. The frozen meal in the […]

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Everybody Wanchai Tonight — Wanchai Ferry Giveaway!

June 17, 2010

I’m sure I’m not the only one who thought of that title . . .   🙂 Way more often than I’d like, I come home tired from work and there’s nothing ready to eat for dinner.  So we end up ordering something or going out. Well, guess who was tired after work tonight and didn’t […]

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Salad, veggies, and restaurants, oh my!

January 27, 2010

Usually for me,  salad and veggies do not go in the same sentence as restaurants unless I’m saying “I don’t like to order salads and veggies at restaurants.”  But as you will see, there will be salads and veggies being eaten IN restaurants today. Day 3 of me getting up early to workout!  Yay! I […]

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Big weekend!

September 20, 2009

This weekend had some important things going on, but of course we put our laid-back spin on things.  🙂 Mr. Spice and I had our 5th wedding anniversary on Friday.  We are going to celebrate it later on since we were both busy – me with work and he was busy organizing the Atlanta LinuxFest […]

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Double-header: General Tso’s Chicken and Veggie Lo Mein

May 26, 2009

I think it’s safe to say that it’s no surprise that two of my favorite things to order in a Chinese restaurant are also two of the most fat and calorie-laden choices. It’s nice how things work out like that. Given those circumstances, it’s also fairly safe to say that these two items are high […]

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